Democrats Want Jobless Benefits In `cliff' Deal

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Millions of unemployed Americans have another reason to worry about "fiscal cliff" budget talks that seek to avoid looming tax increases and dire spending cuts come January....

Topics:  washington ap     millions   americans   january   cliff   
BING NEWS:
  • Unemployment Benefits Lapse 'An Absolute Travesty,' Democrats Say
    After the benefits were reauthorized, beneficiaries received lump sum payments for the weeks they'd missed. Congressional Democrats and President Barack Obama have been adamant that a reauthorization of the jobless aid be a part of any fiscal cliff deal.
    12/30/2012 - 10:52 pm | View Link
  • Democrats want jobless benefits in ‘fiscal cliff’ deal
    WASHINGTON — Hovering in the background of the “fiscal cliff” debate is the prospect of 2 million people losing their unemployment benefits four days after Christmas. “This is the real cliff,” said Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. He’s been leading the ...
    12/10/2012 - 4:35 am | View Link
  • Democrats want jobless benefits in 'cliff' deal
    WASHINGTON — Hovering in the background of the "fiscal cliff" debate is the prospect of 2 million people losing their unemployment benefits four days after Christmas. "This is the real cliff," said Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. He's been leading the effort to ...
    12/8/2012 - 1:14 am | View Link
  • Fiscal Cliff: Democrats Want Jobless Benefits in Deal
    Washington – The prospect of 2 million people losing their unemployment benefits four days after Christmas hovers over the Fiscal Cliff deal. "This is the real cliff," said Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. He's been leading the effort to include another extension ...
    12/7/2012 - 11:54 pm | View Link
  • Democrats Call for Extended Jobless Benefits in Cliff Deal
    Hovering in the background of the "fiscal cliff" debate is the prospect of 2 million ... the longer state residents can qualify for additional weeks of federal unemployment benefits. Only seven states with jobless rates of 9 percent or more now qualify ...
    12/7/2012 - 9:40 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Video News
    Watch breaking news videos, viral videos and original video clips on CNN.com.
    12/9/2017 - 10:50 pm | View Website
  • Today's Stock Market News and Analysis
    Get the latest news and analysis in the stock market today, including national and world stock market news, business news, financial news and more.
    12/9/2017 - 7:58 pm | View Website
  • An Obama boom?
    The United States economy is increasingly the envy of a struggling world and President Barack Obama is in the early stages of a yearlong effort to grab credit for it ...
    12/9/2017 - 5:06 pm | View Website
  • Robert Reich • The Berkeley Blog
    Robert B. Reich is a professor of public policy at UC Berkeley's Richard and Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and former secretary of labor in the Clinton ...
    12/9/2017 - 9:57 am | View Website
  • TaxVox | Tax Policy Center
    Tax reform is hard enough when it is based on a set of principles around which Congress can write a new law. But when lawmakers...
    12/9/2017 - 3:09 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News